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Utica man facing felony charges for allegedly possessing an illegal stimulant

State police say they pulled over Nagmuddin Eltobah in the town of Newburgh for multiple vehicle and traffic violations.

Posted: Feb 4, 2019 4:09 PM

UTICA, N.Y. -- A Utica man is facing felony charges after a traffic stop that turned up a large amount of drugs.

State police say they pulled over Nagmuddin Eltobah in the town of Newburgh for multiple vehicle and traffic violations.

They say he had 106 grams of khat on him – it's a stimulant.

The driver is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

He's due back in court, in Newburgh, later this week.

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